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Welcome to our new home

Posted by Richard Varcoe

  • Thursday 19th of November 2015
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As our business continues to grow and develop, so too must our service to customers online. jfdglobal.com succeeds jfdefence.com and divexglobal.com; both of which will be retired in the coming weeks. Our new site was developed from the ground up with the needs of our customers front and centre. We have a new navigation structure that better reflects our broad portfolio of capabilities to both Defence and Commercial customers. Search is faster and a lot more intelligent than ever before. Related information from JFD - and across the James Fisher Group - is now much easier to locate. Content previously...

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Exercise Black Carillon 15

Posted by Richard Varcoe

JFD and the Royal Australian Navy have completed a comprehensive submarine escape and rescue exercise off the coast of Western Australia. Over the course of four weeks personnel and equipment from both organisations were used to practice the plans and procedures in place to respond to a submarine in distress. During the Escape phase of the exercise, personnel from JFD escaped from a bottomed submarine whilst top-side support saw them rapidly recovered and treated. The Royal Australian Air Force used the opportunity to perform a casualty evacuation from Besant, the Navy's newest submarine escape and rescue support ship. During the rescue...

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DSEI 2015

Posted by Grahamne Muir

Last month saw JFD exhibit at DSEI in London.  With over 30,000 attendees the show is one of the largest defence exhibitions worldwide. Held at the ExCel Centre in London we were proud to exhibit our complete offering to the defence diving market which included our range of Swimmer Delivery Vehicles; Seal Carrier and Torpedo Seal alongside the Divex rebreather range, equipment and accessories. The JFD capabilities includes submarine escape and rescue capabilities and the hyperbaric services of the National Hyperbaric Centre. To download copies of the brochures we had at the show click here. The exhibition was a great...

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Giovanni Corbetta Appointed Managing Director of JFD

Posted by Grahamne Muir

  • Tuesday 22nd of September 2015
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Global subsea operations and engineering company JFD has today announced the appointment of Giovanni Corbetta as Managing Director. The appointment follows the recent merger of Divex and James Fisher Defence to create JFD, the world’s largest provider of subsea operations and engineering solutions, equipment and services for the defence and commercial markets. Giovanni Corbetta joins JFD from DOF Subsea, the international oil and gas subsea services provider. Through a series of leadership roles, he brings a wealth of commercial and engineering experience, and has steered a number of innovative international businesses through the process of driving growth and expansion. His...

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Visit JFD at DSEI

Posted by Grahamne Muir

JFD would like to invite you to join us at DSEI where we will be exhibiting on stand number S4-310. JFD will be exhibiting its complete offering to the defence diving market including the latest SEAL Carrier and Torpedo Seal SDVs, its range of Divex rebreathers, equipment and accessories. They will also be showcasing their submarine escape and rescue capabilities and the hyperbaric services of the National Hyperbaric Centre. For further information; to book an appointment to speak with one of the team, or to request an in-depth briefing during DSEI, please contact Caroline Alex c.alex@jfdglobal.com or Debbie Allan d.allan@jfdglobal.com...

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In 2015 James Fisher Defence and Divex merged to form JFD.

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